Tag Archives: Molson Canadian

• Crafty! Beer Fridge Only Opens for Canadians in Sochi

Crafty! Beer Fridge Only Opens for Canadians in Sochi

The Olympics in Sochi may be a bit of a mess, but for anyone with a Canadian passport, at least beer is easily accessible. Molson Canadian tweeted the above picture of a beer fridge that only opens by scanning a valid Canadian passport. Located in the Canadian Olympic House, the fridge is part of an […]

• Labatt not going quietly after Molson named NHL’s official beer sponsor

Labatt not going quietly after Molson named NHL’s official beer sponsor

Molson Canadian is poised to become the Official Beer of the NHL, but the incumbent will not go quietly. “Bud and hockey belong together,” said Charlie Angelakos, vice-president of corporate affairs for Labatt Breweries. Labatt, brewer of Budweiser in Canada, is vowing to “pursue all legal remedies” in the wake of Tuesday’s announcement that Molson […]

• Molson Canadian named ‘Official beer of the NHL’ in new landmark league deal

Molson Canadian named ‘Official beer of the NHL’ in new landmark league deal

The National Hockey League (NHL) today announced a major agreement with brewers Molson Coors (NYSE: TAP) in Canada and MillerCoors in the U.S., awarding flagship brand Molson Canadian exclusive League rights in the beer sponsorship category, including the rights to the Official Beer of the NHL® designation, beginning with the 2011-12 NHL season.  The deal […]